CHILDCARE NETWORK # 83 - Wilmington NC Five Star Center License

(910) 395-5400

About the Provider


Our mission at Childcare Network is to provide children with the highest quality early care and education, to serve as a supportive network and resource for families, strengthening the communities that we serve, and to work interactively with other responsive networks and services to ensure that high quality preschool education remains progressive, safe, and affordable for all families.

Additional Information:

5 Star Center License

HighReach Learning Curriculum

Bright Babies Infant Curriculum

Young Achievers Club for School Age


Adventure Summer Camp for School Age

USDA Approved Free meals & snacks

Keyless Entry for Security

Friday Fun Day

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 65000422
  • Capacity: 199
  • Age Range: 0 through 12
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Before and After School, Full-Time
  • Transportation: To/From School
  • District Office: North Carolina Dept of Health and Human Services - Division of Child Development
  • District Office Phone: (919) 662-4499 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Date Type Violations Rule
2023-07-05 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-07-05 Violation 840 .2820(b)
All corrosive agents, pesticides, bleaches, detergents, cleansers, polishes, any product which is under pressure in an aerosol dispenser, and any substance which may be hazardous to a child if ingested, inhaled, or handled were not stored in a locked room or cabinet. Hand sanitizer was on the desk in the lobby and accessible to children; it was not stored a minimum of 5 feet out of reach. The hand sanitizer was removed from the lobby by the director.
2023-07-05 Violation 846 10A NCAC 09 .0803(4)
Over-the-counter medicines were not in their original containers or administered as authorized in writing by parent, physician or authorized health professional. Vaseline in space 7c (infants) was not accompanied by a permission form. The director removed the ointment from the classroom until a permission form is obtained.
2023-05-23 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-04-19 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-03-27 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-03-14 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-03-14 Violation 316 10A NCAC 09 .0713(a)(5)
Children under one year of age were not kept separate from children two years and older. In space 7b there were 3 infants combined with a child two years of age.
2023-02-06 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-01-30 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-01-30 Violation 303 .1801(a)(1-5)
Children were not adequately supervised at all times. The infant teacher walked away from a 9 month old on the diaper changing table to put diapers away in a cubby.
2023-01-24 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-01-24 Violation 1756 10A NCAC 09 .2818
Enhanced staff/child ratios and group sizes were not met. There were eleven (11) children, 2-3 years of age, observed in space 3 with one teacher. This is a repeat violation from January 17, 2023.
2023-01-17 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-01-17 Violation 318 10A NCAC 09 .0713(a)(6)
Children between 12 and 24 months of age were grouped with children 3 years of age or older. A child, 1 year of age, was grouped with a child 3 years of age in space 1.

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